Education

Sag Harbor School District Welcomes New Interim Superintendent

Officials at the Sag Harbor School District announced on Wednesday afternoon that Eleanor “Ellie” Tritt will serve as interim superintendent of schools while current Superintendent Katy Graves takes a medical leave.

No Indication So Far That Cyberattack Of Sag Harbor School District Compromised Personal Information

Since the Sag Harbor School District was hit by a cyberattack on November 4, the district’s instructional technology team has been working with an outside security consulting group to restore district systems.

Sag Harbor Superintendent Katy Graves to Take Leave for “Immediate Surgery”

“With a heavy heart, I regret to inform the members of the Board of Education and the community that I will have to step away from my duties beginning on November, 22, 2019 as the Superintendent of the Sag Harbor Schools for immediate surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City,” said Ms. Graves in a letter to the board of education on November 15.

Sag Harbor Students Score Above Average On State Tests

Sag Harbor School District administrators gave the Sag Harbor Board of Education a district-wide analysis of student performance on state tests at the board’s Monday, November 4, meeting.

Pierson High School Students Prepare For Opening Night Next Week

On Thursday, Pierson High School students were going over their lines as the play’s producer, Melissa Luppi, looked over the set to make sure everything was in place, as they prepared for their opening night, next Thursday, November 21.

Sag Harbor Students Participate In Red Ribbon Week To Combat Drug Use

Pierson Middle-High School students tied red ribbons throughout the village of Sag Harbor last week, including on benches in the park and on stop signs on Main Street, to raise awareness of drug and alcohol abuse and to demonstrate their commitment to leading healthy lifestyles.

Ribbon Cutting for Legion’s New History Exhibit Set for Nov. 11

Beginning with a ribbon cutting to be hosted by curator Paul Gerecke right after the annual Sag Harbor Veterans Day Parade on Monday, November 11, the Sag Harbor American Legion's new military history exhibition room will be open to the public free of charge on a limited basis.

Sag Harbor School Board Receives Update on Stella Maris Project

The update came just a week after the board was informed by a Sag Harbor school business official that the project would cost millions more than anticipated when voters approved the project in 2016.

Sag Harbor School District Architects Specify Safety Issues With Memorial

The current location of the Michael Semkus memorial workout station at Pierson Middle-High School does not meet current safety standards

Sag Harbor Students Try Out Experiential Learning

The murder mystery was a part of the school’s PLANT program, which is short for Preparing Learners for A New Tomorrow.

Semkus Memorial Project Postponed

A stop-work order was hand-delivered to Drew Harvey on September 12, just a day before the planned completion of the Michael Semkus memorial workout station, which he’d been fundraising for and planning for over a year.

Mayor Mulcahy Takes Help From Fifth Graders To Better Sag Harbor Environment

Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy visited science teacher Kryn Olson’s fifth grade science lab at Sag Harbor Elementary School on October 10 to discuss current projects to address the village’s waters and environment.

Bramoff to Lead SAFE in Sag Harbor

Brooke Bramoff has been named the newest project coordinator for SAFE in Sag Harbor, the nonprofit that aims to educate community members about the dangers of substance abuse and other high-risk behaviors among area youth.

Sag Harbor School District Will Seek Interim Superintendent

On Tuesday night, the Sag Harbor Board of Education empowered School Leadership LLC to begin a search for an interim superintendent that would serve from early December through the spring, when a permanent replacement for Superintendent Katy Graves is expected to be hired.
John Jermain Memorial Library Sag Harbor

Library District Voters Approve Budget, Select Trustees

Sag Harbor voters overwhelmingly approved a $3.092 million budget for 2020 for the John Jermain Memorial Library, 231-35, on Thursday night.

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Tommy John Schiavoni Endorsed By East End Supervisors For State Senate Bid

Southampton Town Board member and State Senate hopeful Tommy John Schiavoni announced this week that he has received three key endorsements in his bid to seek the Democratic nomination for the 1st District Senate seat.